Scholarships available for the 2023 -2024 academic year:
- National Scholarship – two individual awards of $10,000
- Ohio Scholarship – two individual awards of $10,000
The Western Reserve Herb Society offers Plant Science scholarships. These are open to students who have completed the second/sophomore year of undergraduate study and are pursuing a Bachelor degree. The applicants for these scholarships must be attending an accredited college or university and have achieved a grade point average of 3.2 or above.
The National Scholarship covers all accredited colleges and universities in the United States.
The Ohio Scholarship award is restricted students studying at an accredited institution within the state of Ohio. All Ohio candidates are also automatically considered for the National Scholarship.
Preference is given to applicants who demonstrate exceptional dedication through outside experiences and whose career goals may involve work in areas such as the public or nonprofit sector, education, sustainability, and research.
- One (1) letter of recommendation which must be from an instructor. Your name
must appear in the subject line of the recommendation.
- Official College Transcripts from ALL colleges attended are required. Official transcripts
must be received by the deadline of November 28, 2022.
Arrange with your college’s Office of the Registrar to send all of your official transcripts to firstname.lastname@example.org. If your college does not have an electronic official transcript pathway ask the college to mail to official transcript to:
Western Reserve Herb Society
c/o Cleveland Botanical Garden
11030 East Blvd.
Cleveland, Ohio 44106
Please Note: The application, essays, transcripts, and recommendations letter must all be received by November 28, 2022. For questions contact email@example.com or text us at 216-316-1645.